AB summa cum laude, State University of New York, Albany, 1957. Master of Arts, University Pennsylvania, 1958.
Teacher North Syracuse (New York ) High School, 1958—1960, Skaneateles (New York ) High School, 1960—1961. Teacher, library Central School, Longmont, Colorado, 1961—1964. Teacher poetry Richland, Washington, 1986.
Judge high school poetry contest Columbia Basin College, Pasco, Washington, 1981-1985, Mid-Columbia Writers, Washington, 1996.
Author of poems.
Chairman Citizens Advisory Council Marcus Whitman School, Richland, 1973-1974. Volunteer Sacajawea School, Richland, 1975-1978.
Married David Addison Baker, July 6, 1962. Children: Elizabeth Kelley, Ellen Rebecca.